Shop Savvy: 4 Perks Of Being An Early Bird Christmas Shopper

They say the early bird catches the worm, and it applies more than ever when it comes to buying that long list of Christmas gifts! If you shop smart by organising your tasks and store hit-list in advance, you will save significantly on costs. Not to mention keeping your sanity and stress levels in check!

How To Choose A More Meaningful Wedding Gift For The Happy Couple

If you aren’t in favour of stuffing a wad of cash in a card and if you are looking for wedding gift ideas, a more meaningful present for the newlyweds is a much more thoughtful avenue to explore.  And, no that doesn’t mean you have to buy them a sofa or a toaster! Chances are […]

Top tips for making a room look bigger

In this feature we are delighted to share with you our top homeware tips for making a room look bigger using clever lighting and furnishing. Clever use of lighting If you are not lucky enough to have a lot of natural light flowing into a room, creative lighting effects can make a big difference to […]

Gift shopping whilst on vacation

Often the much welcomed Summer months are the perfect time to plan that well deserved break. Regardless of whether you are planning a vacation in Ireland or abroad, there are many benefits in buying that special gift while on vacation. Gift hunting whilst on vacation provides a great opportunity to search for the perfect present […]

Gift Giving Guide for this Father’s Day

Father’s Day is taking place this Sunday the 21st June. It’s that time of year when we acknowledge the important role our fathers play in our lives. The day marks the many ways our Dad have and continue to impact our lives. Gift giving however can be a difficult task with many Dads proving challenging […]

Home Decor Gift Guide

The art of gift giving can be a tricky task. Speaking from experience taste can be such an individual thing. Too often housewarming gifts or homeware items given as presents can end up hidden in an attic gathering dust, only to be displayed when the gift- giver visits the home! The challenge to most people […]

The simple art of gift giving

The phrase gift giving makes the task seem a lot easier than it actually is. The actual art of gift giving can prove to be a stressful task. Regardless of whether its for a birthday, special occasion or wedding gift the task of gift giving can be fraught with unseen dangers. The first hurdle to […]

Splashing out on luxury homeware gifts

After many years of watching spending habits and picking sensible and practical gifts for oneself, friends or family it appears that luxury one of a kind gifts are back in fashion! 2015 could be year to splash out and buy that someone special, whether it is a family member or friend an opulent gift.

Mother’s Day Gift Giving

With Mother’s Day just around the corner it seems fitting that with all the unconditional love and support our mums have given us over the years that there is a day of recognition to honour and celebrate mothers.  Mothers Day which is taking place on Sunday the 15th March is celebrated on different days and […]

Bar stools from the pub to the kitchen table

A furniture and homeware item that is necessary and which we spend a good portion of our day using, but often overlook is the humble chair or stool. Along with a table, a chair or stool is an essential part of the house and home furnishing. Whilst we think we know what a standard chair […]